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Watch

Maker:
Watchmaker: Isaac Symms (British, active 1615–28)
Date:
ca. 1620–25
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Brass, gilded; silver; and blued steel
Dimensions:
2 1/4 × 1 1/8 in. (5.7 × 2.9 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1474
Not on view
Signature: Signed on the back plate of the movement: Isaack Symm/es/At aldgete
Frederick George Hilton Price ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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